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Old 02-02-2013, 07:08 PM   #1
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Oct 2010
Montour Falls, New York
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I have been trying to find some more legal 5 gallon sankes and beverage factory sells these with a volume discount. Problem is I can't find a single review on them.

Are these real commercial grade kegs or are they a lower quality knock of like the Chinese ball lock keg they sell?

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Old 02-02-2013, 07:52 PM   #2
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Huntsville, Alabama
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These are typical 1/6 keg or ECO kegs and I bet they are Chinese. One of the local brewerys - Straight To Ale - just brought in pallets of these direct from China and they are very happy with them.

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Old 03-26-2013, 05:23 AM   #3
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Midland/Odessa, TX
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I've acquired some of these and they are OK. Just slightly bigger than a Ball Lock Keg. Not sure what to do with them? I wish they were like 5.75 gallons. Would have made an awesome fermenter.

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Old 03-27-2013, 01:00 AM   #4
Nov 2010
Mahopac, NY
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Check probrewer, there are a few vendors in the for sale section selling them cheaper.
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